Thank you for a successful meeting in Torremolinos!

202 researchers from 42 countries participated at the conference.

Scientific program: would you be interested in having a look at the works presented at the conference? Click here

The scientific program includes one keynote lecture:
"Diagnosis and Therapy of Diseases Based Upon the Knowledge of Host Innate Immune Defense"
       presented by Prof. Goutam Gupta (Los Alamos National Laboratory, United States of America). Abstract

Book of abstracts: for those ones interested in having an electronic version of the Book of Abstracts, it can be downloaded from here


The previous edition of ICAR Conference was held in Madrid (Spain) during 1-3 October 2014 and it was attended by around 445 researchers from 58 countries. We expect this year’s edition to be as successful as the previous one in terms of quality, relevance and attendance.

Program: You can consult the final program of the conference by clicking here.

It included three keynote lectures:
“Rapid Detection and Identification of Microbial Agents” presented by Prof. Ali Karami (Research Center
        of Molecular Biology, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Iran), Abstract
“Role of efflux pumps in bacterial resistance” presented by Dr Goutam Gupta (Los Alamos National
       Laboratory, USA), Abstract
“Artilysins are a novel class of enzyme-based antibacterials that quickly kill (multidrug-resistant)
       Pseudomonas aeruginosa
and their persisters: from concept to application” presented by Dr Yves Briers
       (University of Leuven, Belgium) and Dr Stefan Miller (Lisando GmbH, Germany),  Abstract
Proceedings: The Proceedings Book was entitled "Multidisciplinary Approaches for Studying and Combating Microbial Pathogens". It was released in June 2015.
ISBN-10: 1-62734-544-2; ISBN-13: 978-1-62734-544-6
Editor: A. Méndez-Vilas; Publisher: BrownWalker Press

Would you like to have a look at the table of contents? If so, click here
(The ICAR2016 Conference will not publish a proceedings book for this year's edition)

Abstracts: The book of abstracts of the conference can be downloaded from here

Would you like to have a look at the abstracts accepted for presentation at the conference? They are available on the abstract search engine


The Conference was held at the "Palacio de Congresos y Exposiciones Costa del Sol-Torremolinos" (Torremolinos Congress Center).

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